EXPANDS YOUR HORIZON
THE SPORT THAT
The Basic Keelboat graduate will have successfully demonstrated the ability to responsibly skipper and crew a simple day sailing keelboat in familiar waters in light
to moderate wind
and sea conditions.
This is a U.S. Sailing Basic Keelboat class designed for people who just want a refresher or for those who have little to no experience.
Upon passing this course, you will receive your U.S. Sailing Basic Keelboat certification.
This internationally recognized certification will allow you to bareboat charter keelboats up to 27' almost anywhere in the world. It will also allow members to use our sonars anytime the Base is open and they are not being used in a program.
This is a three (3) day class, usually given over a weekend – Friday, Saturday, Sunday. The fee is $250 for members or $350 for non-members.
DECEMBER 6th, 7th, 8th
PRACTICAL SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE YOU WILL LEARN
Preparation to Sail
Crew Operations and Skills
Leaving the Dock or Mooring
Boat Control in Confined Waters
Navigation Rules, International-Inland
Boat Control in Open Water
Heavy Weather Sailing
Overboard Rescue Methods
Safety and Emergency Procedures
Returning to the Dockor Mooring
WHO TO CONTACT
SSBG COMMUNITY SAILING CENTER
409-572-2560 Ext. 1008
Capt. Mike Janota
Capt. David Gaston
Adaptive Programs Director